Ian Hislop celebrates the sharp barbs of Alexander Pope and the 18th-century satirists.
BBC Radio 4
Richard Coles on the various ways that the voice of God is depicted, and what this reveals
Intimate portrait of the musician Robert Wyatt in his own words.
James Naughtie hosts discussion about Scotland's future, from the Edinburgh Festival.
Raymond Tallis describes how the act of waiting pervades so much of our daily lives.
Bethan Elfyn presents a collaborative concert recorded at the Wales Millennium Centre.
BBC Radio Wales
Eric Robson asks why the bestselling author Hugh Walpole has been forgotten.
Testimony from the women who sailed across the Atlantic to join their servicemen husbands.
Roz Kidman Cox looks at the continuing conflict over the pursuit of whales
Barbara Plett examines how the Syria conflict could shape the future of the Middle East.
The effect of World War One from a global perspective
BBC World Service
Zarghuna Kargar hears the stories of British and Afghan women widowed by the 13-year war.
The high price of gold has led to Asians being targeted for their wedding jewellery.
News, entertainment updates and sport, plus a look at what's making the next day's papers
BBC Radio 5 live
Cerys Matthews drives the A470, the highway running through the heart of Wales
Have your say on Blues, Baggies, Aston Villa, Wolves and Walsall
BBC WM 95.6
The extraordinary and hidden histories behind everyday objects and actions.
Kenneth Grahame's classic tale of Mole, Ratty, Badger and Toad.
Showcase for works that push the boundaries of drama and narrative
BBC Radio 3
Matthew Hill investigates the drug Champix and its possible links to psychiatric illness.
Sue Limb's parody of the lives of the Romantic poets
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Including Radio Active, Hordes of the Things and Legal, Decent, Honest and Truthful.
Joe Dunthorne's England Writers Football Team plays against the Scotland Writers Team.
The programme that puts the important questions to those in the spotlight
Philip Sweeney finds out about the pioneering composer of African Sanctus David Fanshawe.
Shaun Ley looks at the week's big stories and previews the week to come
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In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and major breaking news from a global perspective
The radio panel game of literary correctness
Young Italian professionals working in the UK reveal how their economy has cast them out.
Barry Manilow looks at the lives and works of composers of the Great American Songbook
BBC Radio 2
Jimmy Page, Mark Knopfler, Phil Manzanera and Cliff Richard on Hank Marvin.
David Aaronovitch investigates 'declinism' - the idea that human society is in decline.
Zina Saro-Wiwa explores the legacy of Africa's first great post-colonial novel.
Series examining overlooked but noteworthy historical events, with Michael Portillo
Sitcom about hapless management consultants, written by James Cary
New research on how society works
Angela Saini explores shared space - an idea set to bring peace and harmony to our streets
Archive recordings of US public radio shows from the early 2000s.
Phill Jupitus celebrates the phenomenon that was 2-Tone music.
Christopher Lee's history series telling the story of the growth of Britain's Empire.
The correspondence between James VI of Scotland and Elizabeth I.
Radio 4's flagship news and current affairs programme; including Thought for the Day
Your calls and comments on the afternoon's football action involving our local teams.
BBC Three Counties Radio
Commentary and updates on the matches for our local teams with Luke Ashmead and the team.
Kavita Puri presents the stories of the pioneering migrants from the Indian subcontinent
Janet Ellis celebrates that most unpredictable of mythological beings, the genie.
Prof Ali Ansari presents a world history as seen through Persian eyes
Edi Stark finds out about a little-know eye condition affecting thousands of UK people.
Radio 3's night-time service broadcasting Classical Music throughout Europe
A portrait of pre Chinese Tibet through the voices of the British who worked there.
Join Tiffany Truscott on BBC Radio Cornwall.
BBC Radio Cornwall
Mukul Devichand explores the rising Asian giants, China and India
Allan Campbell visits the parish of Durinish on Skye
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
Gardening advice from the county's top gardening team.
BBC Radio Leeds
Join Tim Daley on BBC Radio Leeds.
Reflecting life in all its fullness on a Sunday Morning.
BBC Radio Solent
Comedian Tim Key spins his own surreal tale of one of Russia's greatest short stories.
Poet and comedian Tim Key sleuths out what makes a great literary opening line.
Join Tim Pollard on BBC Jersey.
BBC Radio Jersey
Join Tim Smith on BBC Radio Oxford for some fun, studio guests, great music and memories.
BBC Radio Oxford
Rounding up the day's news, plus traffic and travel info.
BBC Radio Stoke
Developing music skills for pupils aged 7 - 9.
Movement and dance for children aged 6 - 8.
A selection of Celtic music.
Ciaran Hinds introduces a series of letters written 100 years ago by people on-board
BBC Radio Ulster
Gerry Anderson considers Titanic's complex relationship with the city of her birth.
Phil Hammond explores the consequences of human error in the medical profession.
Chris Ledgard meets therapists bringing Jung back to Russia after the underground years.
Toby Foster with the news, sport, weather and travel and a topical phone-in between 9-10am
BBC Radio Sheffield
Trafodaeth ynglyn â chystadleuthau'r dydd a digwyddiadau'r maes yn yr Eisteddfod.
BBC Radio Cymru
News, views and features on today's stories in Parliament
The Bank of England Governor, Sir Mervyn King, delivers the second Today Programme Lecture
Bass, bounce and carnival vibes from around the world.
BBC Radio 1
Assembly programmes for children aged 7 - 11.
Tom presents his own unique blend of music, unlike anything anywhere else in radio.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Tom presents live with his unique mix of music including BBC Introducing tracks.
Digon o hwyl, chwerthin, cerddoriaeth a chystadlu yn fyw o Gaerfyrddin.
Tommy brings you the perfect Desi breakfast with Bollywood, bhangra, news, sport and you!
BBC Asian Network
Join Toni McDonald on BBC Hereford & Worcester.
BBC Hereford & Worcester
Tony's in the studio and Julie's out and about in the radiocar...
BBC Radio Leicester
David Davis MP gives a personal exploration of Tony Benn's life and ideas.
Tony plays the best in Soul and Motown and takes your requests
BBC London 94.9
Join Tony Blackburn on BBC Radio Berkshire.
BBC Radio Berkshire
Join Tony Blackburn BBC Three Counties Radio.
Join Tony Fisher on BBC Essex.
Join Tony Gillham on BBC Radio Jersey.
Late-night chat on stories you're talking about
Join Tony Lyman on BBC Radio Derby.
BBC Radio Derby
With news, sport, weather, travel and the day's talking points.
BBC Radio Merseyside
Stephanie Calman talks to women with an intellectual mismatch in their relationships.
The personal stories and painful decisions we face when getting rid of our old books.
Comedy about a tourist information centre in a town with no tourist attractions whatsoever
Robert Elms celebrates London, the city he loves, with a journey on the number 36 bus.
John Wilson meets leading figures and takes them back to the places they left behind